Obituary photo of Jerry Uhrig, Topeka-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Jerry Ray Uhrig

1941 - 2018
Obituary photo of Jerry Uhrig, Topeka-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Jerry Ray Uhrig

1941 - 2018

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Service:
Friday, February 9, 2018 at 1:00pm
Emmanuel Cemetery ~ Go West 1 mile at 53rd and Shawnee Heights
Jerry Ray Uhrig, 76, of Tecumseh, passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Stormont Vail Health.

He was born September 1, 1941, in Watonga, Oklahoma, the son of Joseph Albert and Lydia Kathryn (Fearn) Uhrig. He was a graduate of Mulhall High School in Oklahoma.
Jerry was employed as a terminal manager for the Consolidated Freightways Trucking Company.

Jerry married Doris Jean Fry on July 2, 1960 in Guthrie, OK. She survives. Other survivors include a son, Jerry Ray Uhrig II, Raytown, MO; a daughter, Vicky (Jim) Thompson, Topeka; three grandchildren, Justin Thompson, Jessica Thompson and Rebecca Uhrig; a step-grandson, Scot Thompson, a great-grandson, Luke Thompson; and two sisters, Kathryn Dickenson, Mulhall, OK and Naomi Huffer, Modesto, CA and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Jacob Thompson; three brothers, Delbert, Dennis and Kenneth Uhrig; and a sister, Connie Uhrig.

Jerry enjoyed bowling, golfing, hunting and fishing. He loved to go to the casino. Jerry was into woodworking and watching old westerns.

A graveside service will be 1:00 p.m. Friday, February 9, 2018 at the Emmanuel Cemetery, Berryton, KS.

To leave a special message for Jerry’s family, please click the Share Memories button above.
Jerry Ray Uhrig, 76, of Tecumseh, passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Stormont Vail Health.

He was born September 1, 1941, in Watonga, Oklahoma, the son of Joseph Albert and Lydia Kathryn (Fearn) Uhrig. He was a graduate of Mulhall High School in Oklahoma.
Jerry was employed as a terminal manager for the Consolidated Freightways Trucking Company.

Jerry married Doris Jean Fry on July 2, 1960 in Guthrie, OK. She survives. Other survivors include a son, Jerry Ray Uhrig II, Raytown, MO; a daughter, Vicky (Jim) Thompson, Topeka; three grandchildren, Justin Thompson, Jessica Thompson and Rebecca Uhrig; a step-grandson, Scot Thompson, a great-grandson, Luke Thompson; and two sisters, Kathryn Dickenson, Mulhall, OK and Naomi Huffer, Modesto, CA and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Jacob Thompson; three brothers, Delbert, Dennis and Kenneth Uhrig; and a sister, Connie Uhrig.

Jerry enjoyed bowling, golfing, hunting and fishing. He loved to go to the casino. Jerry was into woodworking and watching old westerns.

A graveside service will be 1:00 p.m. Friday, February 9, 2018 at the Emmanuel Cemetery, Berryton, KS.

To leave a special message for Jerry’s family, please click the Share Memories button above.

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Service:
Friday, February 9, 2018 at 1:00pm
Emmanuel Cemetery ~ Go West 1 mile at 53rd and Shawnee Heights

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